Household Essentials Ashwood Round Coffee Table
Last updated date: April 21, 2020
Why Trust DWYM?
DWYM is your trusted product review source. Along with our in-house experts, our team analyzes thousands of product reviews from the most trusted websites. We then create one easy-to-understand review. Learn more.
We looked at the top Coffee Tables For Living Rooms and dug through the reviews from some of the most popular review sites. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Coffee Table For Living Rooms you should buy.
Update as April 21, 2020:
Checkout The Best Coffee Table For Living Rooms for a detailed review of all the top coffee tables for living rooms.
The Household Essentials Ashwood Coffee Table is ideal for large living spaces. Setup is easy, and the metal legs offer ample support for the wide table. The smooth top makes cleaning a snap.
In our analysis of 28 expert reviews, the Household Essentials Ashwood Coffee Table placed 4th when we looked at the top 11 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.
From The Manufacturer
Household Essentials Ash wood Round Modular Coffee Table is a perfectly round, low table. At 16 Inch high, it is the perfect height for a coffee table. The table is 31.5 Inch in diameter, large enough for a several people to enjoy. It has a smooth, gray laminate top and black metal, open frame legs. The open frame keeps the table looking lightweight-perfect for a smaller room. The legs intersect on the floor in the center of the table. This makes the table more stable while maintaining ample space for kneeling or sitting around it. The Ash wood Coffee Table coordinates with the full Ash wood Collection for stylish, minimalist, compact storage furniture at home, in the dorm, or at the office.
User Summarized Score
What experts liked
What experts didn't like
Overall Product Rankings
An Overview On Coffee Tables For Living Rooms
The television might be the focus of the family in most living rooms, but don’t underestimate the impact of a solid, well-chosen coffee table. It draws the eye of new guests, provides a space for boardgames, and is a resting place for our remote controls, books — and sometimes an actual coffee cup or two.
The shape, size and construction of a coffee table can vary wildly, but its function is almost always the same. It’s that low table that traditionally sits between the sofa and the TV stand, but you might also find a coffee table complementing the benches on roomier patios, backyards or anyplace where families gather.
As such, the type of coffee table you choose is going to have a lot to do with what kind of seating arrangement you have. You’ll want to fit the shape of your table to the general shape of your sofa. Rectangular coffee tables tend to be popular because they complement the wide, long sofas that are equally common in most living rooms. Got a tight, L-shaped sectional? Consider a square table to fit snugly into the primary corner. Do you have a loveseat/sofa/chair combo? A circular table tends to pull those elements together. As a general rule of thumb, your coffee table should be about 2/3 the length of your primary sofa.
Table shape is a particular consideration for new parents. Those with a baby just learning to walk should stay away from coffee tables with sharp corners (or consider covering them up with baby “bumpers,” available at most children’s stores). They’ll also want to avoid tables with glass tops, for obvious reasons.
A practical word about height, as well: Coffee tables should almost always be just below the level of the cushions. In other words, perfect for reaching over and grabbing a drink.
Materials matter, too, and not just because they determine how long your coffee table will last. Glass-topped tables are great for showing off an especially pretty rug or complementing a plush, stuffed sofa. Bulkier wood tables do well in open, well-lighted spaces, and weathered wood is especially good at hiding scratches or other wear and tear.
Finally, make sure you consider how you use that living space. Will you need a table with a shelf underneath for extra storage, or will you want recessed legs so that you can stretch your legs out? When it comes to this unsung hero of the living room, make sure you choose for practicality above all.
The Coffee Table For Living Rooms Buying Guide
When you’re setting up your coffee table, make sure you leave the proper amount of room. Body type matters here, but in general you’ll want around 18 inches between the edge of your sofa and the coffee table — in other words, just enough space to reach out and grab a drink from the reclining position.
Checkout Our Other Buying Guides
- The Robotic Vacuum Guide
- The Cordless Vacuums Guide
- The Electric Pressure Washer Guide
- The Gas Pressure Washer Guide
- The Air Mattress Guide
- The Pressure Washer Guide
- The Drone Guide
- The Electric Razor Guide
- The Convertible Car Seat Guide
- The Dyson Vacuum Guide
- The Infant Car Seat Guide
- The Dry Dog Food Guide
- The Carpet Cleaners Guide
- The Coffee Maker Guide
- The Air Fryer Guide